HICKORY – Regardless of RJ Gunn’s 24 factors to guide three gamers in double figures, the Lenoir-Rhyne males’s basketball staff fell quick Wednesday evening on the Shuford Gymnasium towards Virginia-Smart, dropping 71-70.
The Bears (Eight-Four South Atlantic Conf.) Allowed company to shoot 50 % from the sector (29 of 58) on the backhand whereas taking pictures simply over 41 % (26 of 63) however stayed on the sport on the glass. profitable the rebounding battle 38-33 that led to a 14-6 lead in second-chance factors.
Daruis Simmons added 14 factors and Zim Fields had 11 factors for LR.
UVA-Smart 68, LR 45
The Bears (Four-12, Four-11 SAC) trailed 19-11 after 1 / 4 Wednesday at house, then UVA-Smart used scoring runs of 7-Zero and 9-2 within the third quarter to open a 26 lead. factors after three and put the outcome to relaxation.
Emily Harman’s 9 factors set the tempo for LR, whereas first-year guards and Freedom Excessive graduates Blaikley Crooks and Josie Hise mixed for 4 factors, 4 rebounds, two assists and a steal in 19 minutes. It was Hise’s first motion sport since January 16, simply over a month.